Capel Gyfylchi

Capel Gyfylchi, above Afan Argoed, was a chapel of ease, an outlying church of the large parish of Michaelston super Afan.

Afan Argoed, Glamorgan

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Afan Argoed
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It was probably medieval in origin. By the mid 18th century it was in ruins, but it was rebuilt in 1775 by a local Anglican clergyman of Methodist sympathies. It was an important local centre of the Methodist movement until it was replaced by a new chapel in Pontrhydyfen in 1826.

  • National heritage here

  • Enchanting atmosphere

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Methodist Church

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